LINDSAY POINT FRUIT FLY OUTBREAK:
*UPDATED 23 May 2019:
A new fruit fly outbreak at Lindsay Point in north-western Victoria was declared on 21st May following detection of a gravid female in a Biosecurity SA fruit fly trap. A 1.5km radius outbreak area and 15km suspension area are now in place. The suspension area encompasses the eastern edge of South Australia’s Riverland and parts of Victoria and New South Wales.
Movement restrictions for fruit fly host produce are now in force and will remain until at least 22 December 2019.
For all information relating to this outbreak, refer here. A dedicated phone number 1800 255 556 has been established for all industry queries.